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Waldo Brian Donlevy (February 9, 1901 – April 6, 1972) was an American actor. Noted for playing dangerous and tough characters, he usually appeared in supporting roles. Among his best-known films are Beau Geste (1939), The Great McGinty (1940) and Wake Island (1942). For his role as the sadistic Sergeant Markoff in Beau Geste, he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Waldo Brian Donlevy
(1901-02-09)February 9, 1901
Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
|Died||April 6, 1972(1972-04-06) (aged 71)|
(m. 1928; div. 1936)
(m. 1936; div. 1947)
He starred as U.S. special agent Steve Mitchell in the radio/TV series Dangerous Assignment.